Category: Intergenerational

5 Fun Board Games to Play With Friends this Fall

September 23, 2019

Tapestry promotes active aging. In our three communities, residents have opportunities to make friends and entertain family members. The stimulating yet easygoing atmosphere provides a great setting for organizing a …


Tips for Hosting Family at Tapestry This Fall

August 19, 2019

Making your home in an active aging community is a great way to have the freedom to live your life to the fullest without the burden of home maintenance weighing …


How to Make the Transition To an Active Aging Community Smoother

August 12, 2019

Making the choice to move to an active aging community is a big step for older adults, and it can feel overwhelming for everyone involved. It’s perfectly normal to feel …


Social Media Starter Guide for Older Adults

July 15, 2019

  Tapestry encourages its residents to enjoy a lifestyle that includes regular social contact, fitness, and learning. These real-life interactions support health and happiness, but in this day and age, …


Meet Carlina

May 16, 2017

Carlina Simmons, Server Team: Tapestry at Arbutus Walk, Vancouver Hometown: Vancouver, BC Favourite part of the job: variety of things to do and getting to know the residents Favourite food …


The Secret is Exercise

August 4, 2016

At the end of Men’s Health Week back in June, we interviewed Glen Patterson after hearing about his three day a week, hour long workouts in the Tapestry Fitness Centre. …


Fit and Strong at Tapestry

June 16, 2016

Since March of this year, Tapestry at Wesbrook Village has gained a couple of new faces in the fitness department. Chris Taylor and Brynna Walker have been bringing new energy …


Celebrate Intergenerational Day!

June 1, 2016

It’s Intergenerational Day! June 1 is recognized in a number of cities and countries as a day to focus on promoting intergenerational programs and learning opportunities, and to assist in developing …


Tapestry Teams Up for The Christmas Pyjama Drive

December 18, 2015

Have you heard of The Christmas Pyjama Drive? Back in 2010, then 6 year old Reese Shelly, upon learning that many kids don’t get Christmas gifts at all, not even …


5 Ways to Talk to Your Parents About Retirement Living

October 22, 2015

Thinking about moving is often overwhelming no matter who you are or what your circumstances are. Packing means sorting through years worth of items. If you’ve lived in the same …


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